May 27, 2015

Ice Skating in Yosemite


Ice skating is always a fun winter activity and at Yosemite National Park it has been a tradition since the 1930s.  The Park’s Curry Village offers a very unique skating rink tucked beneath the majestic Half Dome, which is the park’s most popular rock formation.  The rink started as a flooded parking lot in 1928 […]

Pacific Coast Fogfest


Every September in Pacifica, California there is a two day festival called Fogfest.  It was created to promote Pacifica and celebrate its marvelous coast.  The name certainly fits the coastal city, which is known for its foggy weather.  Fogfest is an annual gathering that takes place the last full weekend of the month.  It includes […]

The Cliff House – San Francisco

Cliff House

  Most people who visit San Francisco have no idea of some of the unique sights that lie nearby. One of those is the restaurant known as Cliff House. Located on the western side of the city and perched above the cliffs just north of Ocean Beach, it overlooks the site of the former Sutro […]

Yosemite National Park


“No temple made with human hands can compare with Yosemite,” wrote John Muir. His crusading led to the creation of this National Park in 1890. Like Muir, the millions of people who flock to this granite wonderland every year gaze with starry eyes at both the force of nature and the undisputed beauty it produces. […]

San Francisco Travel Guide

San Francisco

San Francisco is one of the most beautiful cities in the United States. It sits at the tip of a peninsula surrounded by the Pacific Ocean to the West and the San Francisco Bay to the East. Much of the central area can be explored on foot, but the city’s 43 hills can make for […]